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'''The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints''' (the '''LDS Church''' or, informally, the '''Mormon Church''') is a Christianity|Christian Restorationism|restorationist church that is considered by its followers to be the Restoration (Latter Day Saint)|restoration of the One true church#Latter Day Saints|original church founded by Jesus in Christianity|Jesus Christ. The church is headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, and has established congregations (called ''Ward (LDS Church)|wards'' or ''branches'') and built Temple (LDS Church)|temples worldwide. According to the church, it has over 74,000 Missionary (LDS Church)|missionaries[http://www.mormonnewsroom.org/article/2015-statistical-report-april-2016-general-conference "2015 Statistical Report for 2016 April General Conference"], ''Mormon Newsroom'', April 2, 2016. and a The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day...
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Main classificationChristianity|Christian
Latter Day Saint movement
Theology{{nowrap|{{hlist|Nontrinitarianism|Nontrinitarian|Mormonism}}}}
GovernanceHierarchical
LeaderThomas S. Monson
Area{{nowrap|176 nations / territories}}
FounderJoseph Smith{{cite book |chapter-url= //www.lds.org/manual/teachings-heber-j-grant/chapter-7 |chapter= Chapter 7: Personal, Abiding Testimony |title= Teachings of Presidents of the Church: Heber J. Grant |place= Salt Lake City, Utah |publisher= LDS Church |year= 2011 |pages= 62–70 |archive-url= https://web.archive.org/web/20141208215734/https://www.lds.org/manual/teachings-heber-j-grant/chapter-7 |archive-date= December 8, 2014 |deadurl= no}}
Founded dateApril 6, 1830
Founded place{{nowrap|Fayette, New York,}} United States
Separations{{nowrap|List of sects in the Latter Day Saint movement|LDS denominations}}
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